Revista Código presents Gallery Weekend Mexico 2016

The fourth edition of Gallery Weekend México will take place September 23rd through 25th, 2016. 

Revista Código presents Gallery Weekend Mexico 2016

Voluspa Jarpa: En nuestra pequeña región de por acá

Voluspa Jarpa on exhibit at the Museo de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires is based on declassified CIA documents about fourteen Latin American countries

By Juan Cruz Pedroni

Voluspa Jarpa: En nuestra pequeña región de por acá

Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation presents Liquid Sensibilities

The works from the 14th edition of the Grants & Commissions Program will be exhibited from September 8 – October 30, 2016

Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation presents Liquid Sensibilities

The Chimney present Vertical Horizons by Peruvian artist Nicole Franchy

Curated by Carla Lucini, Franchy’s first solo exhibition in New York features a site-specific installation of her most recent collage works and prints.

The Chimney present Vertical Horizons by Peruvian artist Nicole Franchy

Pedro Reyes Named MIT’s Inaugural Dasha Zhukova Distinguished Visiting Artist

Massachusetts Institute of Technology has announced that Pedro Reyes will launch a new residency program as the institution’s inaugural Dasha Zhukova Distinguished Visiting Artist. Beginning in the fall, Reyes will teach a studio course titled “The Reverse Engineering of Warfare.”

Pedro Reyes Named MIT’s Inaugural Dasha Zhukova Distinguished Visiting Artist

Rogelio Polesello: Advertencia óptica

The show  focuses on his historical works, that is, works from the sixties and early seventies; it features works in acrylic and paintings key to the artist’s career.

By Victoria Verlichak

Rogelio Polesello: Advertencia óptica

BAphoto announces the galleries participating in its Main Section for the 2016 edition

BAphoto is the largest art fair geared to photography in the region. In its over ten years of existence, BAphoto has worked to further the development of photography in the larger art field and to valorize its production on an international level. The 2016 edition of the fair is the first to be held in La Rural; over forty galleries will participate.

BAphoto announces the galleries participating in its Main Section for the 2016 edition

The UB Art Galleries present Lydia Okumura: Situations

Lydia Okumura: Situations is the first solo museum exhibition of the Brazilian-born artist.

The UB Art Galleries present Lydia Okumura: Situations

Museum of Arts and Design Appoints Jorge Daniel Veneciano as Director

The Museum of Arts and Design has announced that Jorge Daniel Veneciano, former executive director of New York City’s El Museo del Barrio, will join the institution as its new director. He will take up the position on October 3.

Museum of Arts and Design Appoints Jorge Daniel Veneciano as Director

Quimera presents Ya casi es mañana, by Manuel A. Fernández

The exhibition gathers the artist’s last series of photographies regarding the contemporary urban contructions that play with the idea of promise and future.

Quimera presents Ya casi es mañana, by Manuel A. Fernández

Nohra Haime Gallery presents Love Relics by Adriana Marmorek

Love Relics is an exhibition of photographs and videos documenting the ceremonial burning of 12 treasured objects associated with love. The exhibition will be on view at Nohra Haime Gallery from September 13th - October 15th, and marks the Colombian artist's first major collaboration with the Gallery in New York.

Nohra Haime Gallery presents Love Relics by Adriana Marmorek

Art Basel Cities: Buenos Aires will be the first partner city for new Art Basel initiative

Art Basel announced that it will partner with the city of Buenos Aires for its Art Basel Cities initiative. Together with the city, Art Basel will develop and host a vibrant and content-driven program of events. 

Art Basel Cities: Buenos Aires will be the first partner city for new Art Basel initiative

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Alterna gallery presents Ley de los Grandes Números by Ernesto Walker

With this exhibit Galería Alterna open its doors in collaboration with artists like Iván Abreu. Tlahuac Mata and Diego Pérez.

Alterna gallery presents Ley de los Grandes Números by Ernesto Walker

Von Bartha Basel Showroom presents Everyday Alchemy

The exhibition is curated by  Andrea Hinteregger De Mayo and includes with works by Adán Vallecillo, Bruno Baptistelli, Elena Damiani, Engel Leonardo, Johanna Unzueta, Michael Günzburger, Monika Bravo, Montez Magno, Omar Barquet, Otto Berchem.

Von Bartha Basel Showroom presents Everyday Alchemy

Galeria Luisa Strina presents Homo Ludens

Homo Ludens  is a group show curated by Ricardo Sardenberg  open from  31 August  until 5 November at Galeria Luisa Strina, Brasil.

Galeria Luisa Strina presents Homo Ludens

Bienal de São Paulo inaugurates its new edition

Titled Incerteza viva [Live Uncertainty], the 32 nd Bienal de São Paulo will focus on notions of “uncertainty” and “entropy” to reflect on the current conditions of life in times of constant change and the strategies offered by contemporary art to harbor or inhabit uncertainties.

Bienal de São Paulo inaugurates its new edition

Argentine artist Jaime Davidovich dead

Jaime Davidovich, a video and installation artist based in New York who, before many others, recognized the emergence of cable TV in the 1970s as a polymorphous medium that could serve artists—and viewers—in extraordinary ways, died today from pancreatic cancer.

Argentine artist Jaime Davidovich dead

9th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art

The 9th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art, funded by the Kulturstiftung des Bundes (German Federal Cultural Foundation) and curated by DIS, will seek to materialize the paradoxes that increasingly make up the world in 2016: the virtual as the real, nations as brands, people as data, culture as capital, wellness as politics, happiness as GDP, and so on.

9th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art

Agustín Arteaga appointed director of Dallas Museum of Art

The Dallas Museum of Art (DMA) announced that Dr. Agustín Arteaga has been appointed as its Eugene McDermott Director. Arteaga currently serves as the director of the Museo Nacional de Arte (MUNAL) in Mexico City.

Agustín Arteaga appointed director of Dallas Museum of Art

Karina Peisajovich, Installation View / vista de instalación: Photo by Oriol Tarridas

Peisajovich looks to Seurat’s color studies and his approach to the division of tones on the basis of the position of highlights of color to incite, at a distance, certain combinations on the retina.

By Adriana Herrera

Karina Peisajovich: Background. Alejandra Von Hartz Gallery, Miami

Call for applications: Curatorial Fellowship for Diversity in the Arts

The Museum of Contemporary Arts Detroit (MOCAD) is excited to announce a new initiative, the Curatorial Fellowship for Diversity in the Arts.

Call for applications: Curatorial Fellowship for Diversity in the Arts

ArtCenter/South Florida Appoints Natalia Zuluaga as Artistic Director

ArtCenter/South Florida announced the appointment of Natalia Zuluaga as the new Artistic Director. In her new role at ArtCenter, she will work with the Executive Director on debuting new, expanded levels of programming, artist residencies, community outreach and events.

ArtCenter/South Florida Appoints Natalia Zuluaga as Artistic Director

Bharti Kher at Vancouver Art Gallery

The exhibition features the diversity of Bharti Kher’s practice, incorporating elements of painting, photography and sculpture

Bharti Kher at Vancouver Art Gallery

The Bass unveils transformed space

Newly transformed space unveiled with solo exhibitions by Ugo Rondinone, Mika Rottenberg and Pascale Marthine Tayou

The Bass unveils transformed space

The Dionisi Palace, a photography Museum in Cordoba, Argentina

The Dionisi Palace Museum of Photography, very important for its historical heritage, aims to held temporary expositions of artwork considered of great value in the ­eld of the contemporary photography.

The Dionisi Palace, a photography Museum in Cordoba, Argentina

Es Baluard presents Trans-Estatua by Ana Laura Aláez

Es Baluard invites artist Ana Laura Aláez to take part in the 2016 edition of "Nit de l'Art".

Es Baluard presents Trans-Estatua by Ana Laura Aláez

Avant-Garde. Trojan Horse. The Americas

Magdalena Jitrik & Leila Tschopp. MACBA. Buenos Aires

By Juan Cruz Pedroni

Avant-Garde. Trojan Horse. The Americas

PAMM presents Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks

Pérez Art Museum Miami open the first major exhibition focused on Jean-Michel Basquiat’s notebooks

PAMM presents Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks

ARTBO announces participating galleries in its 2016 Main Section

The most important contemporary art fairs in Latin America announces participating galleries in its new edition.

ARTBO announces participating galleries in its 2016 Main Section

Inti Guerrero appointed as the Curator of Ireland’s Biennial 2018

EVA International – Ireland’s Biennial is pleased to announce that Inti Guerrero has been appointed as the Curator of the 38th edition of EVA International in 2018.

Inti Guerrero appointed as the Curator of Ireland’s Biennial 2018

Cristóbal Gabarrón in Cannes

The Gabarron Foundation presents Cristóbal Gabarrón: Mille Formes à la conquête de l´espace (A thousand forms in the conquest of space) from July 2 until September 25, 2016.

Cristóbal Gabarrón in Cannes

General Idea: Broken Time. The first Latin American Retrospective at Museo Jumex

The exhibition is organized in collaboration with MALBA, Museo de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires, and curated by Agustín Pérez Rubio, Artistic Director. It will be opened from Oct. 27 to Feb. 12.

General Idea: Broken Time. The first Latin American Retrospective at Museo Jumex

Credito: Belkis Martín

AICA Incentive Award For Young Critics recognizes emerging voices in art criticism around the world. 

Open Call: AICA Incentive Award for Young Critics

Es Baluard presents The agony and the ecstasy

The exhibition can be visited at Es Baluard from July 2 to October 2, 2016.

Es Baluard presents The agony and the ecstasy

Wilfredo Lam´s exhibition continued  at Reina Sofia

Until August 31 can be visited the successful exhibition of Latin American artists, which was previously presented at the Pompidou Centre and will end its tour at the Tate Modern in London.

Wilfredo Lam´s exhibition continued at Reina Sofia

Maimi Kataoka will direct the 2018 Biennale of Sydney

The Biennale of Sydney revealed that it has tapped Mami Kataoka, the chief curator of the Mori Art Museum in Tokyo, to be artistic director of its 21st edition, which will take place in 2018.

Maimi Kataoka will direct the 2018 Biennale of Sydney